July 27, 2015

Drone-based delivery may still be far from an everyday reality, but likely players including Google and Amazon are already thinking about traffic control.

July 24, 2015

Gap Inc. is supporting front-end omnichannel retail operations with back-end seamless inventory capabilities.

July 24, 2015

Gap Inc. is supporting front-end omnichannel retail operations with back-end seamless inventory capabilities.

July 24, 2015

Though it’s been months since the West Coast port disputes were in the headlines, retailers are still struggling to return inventory levels back to normal after the incident and an abnormally long, cold winter resulted in serious supply chain and inventory disruptions.

July 22, 2015

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has made it clear with recent promotions that it has Amazon.com in its sights, and the retailer is now boning up on back-end fulfillment capability for its e-commerce business.

July 21, 2015

Alibaba.com is moving to put concerns about the reliability of its suppliers to rest.

July 21, 2015

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. has named William Tracy to the position of COO, effective July 27.

July 20, 2015

Staples Inc., famous for the “easy button,” is partnering with UPS to ease the shipment of UPS packages from any U.S. store location.

July 16, 2015

The National Retail Federation and more than 100 other business groups are formally calling for passage of legislation that would require the Transportation Department to track port statistics.

July 14, 2015

QVC will open a state-of-the-art distribution center in Ontario, California.

July 13, 2015

Dollar Tree Inc. is not slowing down after finalizing its $8.5 billion acquisition of Family Dollar Stores Inc. last week.

July 13, 2015

Johnny Rockets is partnering with foodservice consulting group EMPAD to support purchasing and distribution for the brand's U.S. restaurants

July 10, 2015

Retailers of oversized items like barbecue grills and large-screen TVs may want to consider offering same-day delivery services.

July 8, 2015

Kids may be unhappy about back-to-school season, but importers are surely thrilled.

July 8, 2015

Retailers who want to keep their customers happy and ensure positive word-of-mouth need to follow the “five-day rule” when fulfilling deliveries.

June 25, 2015

Giant Tiger, the largest Canadian-owned chain of discount stores in Canada, has increased pick accuracy and decreased short and overage claims since implementing Manhattan Associates’ warehouse management system (WMS).

June 24, 2015

The National Retail Federation praised the Senate’s passage on Wednesday of Trade Promotion Authority

June 19, 2015

The Home Depot is focused on making goods flow more smoothly.

June 17, 2015

Fashion retailer Rent the Runway has hired industry veteran Chris Halkyard as the company's first chief logistics officer, effective Aug. 1.

June 17, 2015

Fashion retailer Rent the Runway has hired industry veteran Chris Halkyard as the company's first chief logistics officer, effective Aug. 1.

June 16, 2015

Dollar General has named five executives to key leadership positions within its global supply chain functions and merchandising organizations.

June 16, 2015

Amazon is considering paying ordinary people (as opposed to shippers such as FedEx or UPS) to deliver packages as part of a crowdsourced delivery program.

June 16, 2015

The 550,000-sq.-ft. facility will service retail distribution to the country's 48 store locations and e-commerce operations throughout France.

June 9, 2015

Amazon.com is going big in Texas with the announcement that it will open its fourth fulfillment center in the state.